First impressions of the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet

Normally I like to try and get my first impressions within a few days of the release. I decided against that with the Hornet as I needed to climb up through the basic training before I felt like I was able to give any sort of reaction or proper response to this aircraft. Now, I’m…

Deeper partnership between Belsimtek and Eagle Dynamics

DCS World Weekend News may have passed people by this week as everyone is probably busy being face down in the cockpit of the DCS: F/A-18C Hornet module that was released this week into early access. But if you do manage to pry yourself away from the Hornet for a few minutes, there’s a small…

New DCS: Flaming Cliffs 4 info and an editorial

It’s only been 4 days since I speculated on what Flaming Cliffs 4 might end up being and my wishful thinking probably got carried away a little bit with the potential for this release to open the door to some new aircraft options. A much more realistic reality has been presented by DCS Community Manager…

New DCS: F/A-18 Hornet preview video roundup

Some DCS World community members, those with some of the bigger YouTube channels, have an early Alpha preview of the early access F/A-18C: Hornet and the new Persian Gulf map. The embargo must have dropped today because we have a whole bunch of new videos coming out and this post is a round-up of all…

New details on DCS future plans

A few days ago I did a list of things that I’m excited about for 2018 and today Eagle Dynamics and their weekly newsletter helped fill in some extra details. It’s an interesting list so let’s jump straight to it! New modules coming in 2018 We know a lot about what is planned for DCS…

2018: Looking forward at another exciting year

My estimation is that 2018 will be a great year for flight sims. Probably an even better year than 2017 has been and these are the reasons why I’m so excited for the new year. Let’s look forward! The big DCS merge and new modules promise to be exciting For DCS World, 2018 will be…

DCS: F/A-18C Hornet start-up video released

It’s been a couple of months since the previous episodes of the DCS F/A-18C Hornet were released and we’ve been waiting for episode 3 to release. It took a while today Matt Wagner’s tutorial on how to start up the DCS’ F/A-18C Hornet is out and ready to watch. Preflight, startup, taxi and takeoff This…

A Letter from Eagle Dynamics

The conversation in the DCS community has been one of some confusion and varying viewpoints recently. There’s a lot of misinformation out there and more than a little cynicism but there’s also a lot to be excited for and hope for and that was the overall message from Matt Wagner and the rest of the…

DCS: Su-33 release, FC3 sale and new videos

Eagle Dynamics’ weekly update dropped today with a bunch of new information including the official release of the Su-33 “Flanker-D” in full beta and a really great sale on Flaming Cliffs 3. Read on! Flaming Cliffs sale Eagle Dynamics has a habit of offering a variety of small sales but its rare that the series…